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Cardi B rocked the 2019 BET Awards stage on Sunday night only to have to rock out at a court house on Tuesday. Rapper Cardi B was arraigned Tuesday on new felony charges in connection with a fight last year at a New York City strip club. She pleaded not guilty to attempted assault. The […]

BEACHWOOD, Ohio– The suspect in the shooting at Beachwood Place Mall appeared in Shaker Heights Municipal Court Tuesday morning. Christian Hayward, 42, of Euclid, is charged with attempted murder. He waived his preliminary hearing and entered a plea of not guilty. The shooting happened in the mall parking lot outside Saks Fifth Avenue on March […]

Stone is now the “34th person charged by [Robert] Mueller” since this past weekend.   Roger Stone, a longtime Republican campaign adviser and confidant of President Donald Trump, pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to seven criminal charges of false statements, witness tampering and obstruction of justice. Special counsel Robert Mueller and the US attorney for […]

EUCLID, OH (WOIO) – The man that was assaulted by a Euclid police officer, which was caught on camera, was arraigned on driving under suspension and resisting arrest charges. Richard Hubbard III, 25, appeared in Euclid Municipal Court on Thursday morning. He pleaded not guilty to the charges. His attorney asked the judge to drop the […]

CLEVELAND– The jury reached a verdict on Thursday in the case of a man accused of hitting and killing an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper on Interstate 90. Joshua Gaspar, 37, faced multiple counts in connection with the Sept. 15, 2016 crash that claimed the life of Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Kenneth Velez. The 48-year-old trooper was […]

The four people accused of torturing a white, mentally disabled man in an attack that was streamed to Facebook Live, drawing outrage across the nation, pleaded not guilty at their arraignment before a Cook County, Ill., judge, the Chicago Sun Times reports. Tanishia Covington, 24; Brittany Covington, 18; Jordan Hill, 18; and Tesfaye Cooper, 18, […]

Judge Barry Williams declared Officer Caesar Goodson not guilty of second-degree depraved murder — the most serious of charges — Thursday morning.   Judge Barry Williams handed down a not guilty verdict in the bench trial for Officer Caesar Goodson, the third officer charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, according to theBaltimore Sun. Thursday’s decision […]

Judge Barry G. Williams said Monday that there were “no credible facts” in the charges against Officer Edward Nero.   In his decision to acquit Baltimore Officer Edward Nero in the arrest and subsequent death of Freddie Gray, Judge Barry G. Williams said Monday that there were “no credible facts” to prove that he was […]

Four of the officers accused have yet to have a trial, while the van driver involved has one set up in June.   Baltimore, Maryland (CNN) [Breaking news update at 11:04 a.m. ET] Baltimore police Officer Edward Nero has been found not guilty of all charges for his part in the events leading to the […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The man arrested in connection with a gem theft at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History was issued $5,000 bond in court Monday. Hans Wrage, 36, pleaded not guilty to his charges. Wrage was arrested after a warrant was issued for his arrest Friday. Police were called to the museum earlier this month after staff […]

CLEVELAND – The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio has filed a lawsuit against the city of Cleveland on behalf of four people arrested at a protest after the Brelo verdict . According to the Associated Press, the protesters claim they were trapped in an ally and weren’t given a chance to leave. They also […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – An appeal filed in May by Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty in the Michael Brelo case has been dimissed. McGinty was asking the court to correct what he calls legal ‘errors’ in the ruling. Prosecutors claim the state did not have to prove the shots fired by Officer Brelo were solely responsible for the deaths […]